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The Resource The sun god and the savior : the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico, Guy Stresser-Péan

The sun god and the savior : the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico, Guy Stresser-Péan

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The sun god and the savior : the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico
Title
The sun god and the savior
Title remainder
the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Guy Stresser-Péan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This translation presents two decades of fieldwork in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico, where native pre-Hispanic pagan beliefs blended with traditional Catholic evangelization from the 16th century and the more recent intrusion of modernism
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stresser-Péan, Guy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stresser-Péan, Claude
Series statement
Mesoamerican worlds
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Totonac Indians
  • Totonac Indians
  • Totonac Indians
  • Christianity and culture
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Syncretism (Religion)
  • Puebla (Mexico : State)
  • Puebla (Mexico : State)
  • RELIGION
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Christianity
  • Christianity and culture
  • Interfaith relations
  • Manners and customs
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Syncretism (Religion)
  • Totonac Indians
  • Totonac Indians
  • Totonac Indians
  • Mexico
Label
The sun god and the savior : the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico, Guy Stresser-Péan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanying DVD: La fete du maïs / film de Guy et Claude Stresser-Pean. Includes English and Spanish narration
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 573-597) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Converting the Indians in sixteenth-century Central Mexico to Christianity -- From spiritual conquest to parish administration in colonial Central Mexico -- A trilingual, traditionalist indigenous area in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Introduction of Christianity in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Local religious crises in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- The Tutotepec Otomí Rebellion, 1766-1769 -- Contemporary traditions in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Sacred drums, Teponaztli, and idols from the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Traditional indigenous festivities in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Elements and accessories of traditional native ceremonies -- Christian festivities in the villages of the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Dances that originated in the pre-Hispanic period -- Dances that originated during the colonial period -- Holders of indigenous wisdom -- Relics of the Mesoamerican calendar in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Beliefs about the formation and the end of the world -- Cosmology : the world in the eyes of the Indians of the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- The souls of beings and things -- Supernatural beings in the beliefs and religious practices of Indians in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- The non-syncretic religion of the last Nahuas of Central Mexico -- Religious syncretism among today's Indians in the Sierra Norte de Puebla
Control code
ocn472236742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 627 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870819865
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99933690150
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47hb90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)472236742
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The sun god and the savior : the Christianization of the Nahua and Totonac in the Sierra Norte de Puebla, Mexico, Guy Stresser-Péan
Publication
Note
Accompanying DVD: La fete du maïs / film de Guy et Claude Stresser-Pean. Includes English and Spanish narration
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 573-597) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Converting the Indians in sixteenth-century Central Mexico to Christianity -- From spiritual conquest to parish administration in colonial Central Mexico -- A trilingual, traditionalist indigenous area in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Introduction of Christianity in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Local religious crises in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- The Tutotepec Otomí Rebellion, 1766-1769 -- Contemporary traditions in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Sacred drums, Teponaztli, and idols from the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Traditional indigenous festivities in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Elements and accessories of traditional native ceremonies -- Christian festivities in the villages of the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Dances that originated in the pre-Hispanic period -- Dances that originated during the colonial period -- Holders of indigenous wisdom -- Relics of the Mesoamerican calendar in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- Beliefs about the formation and the end of the world -- Cosmology : the world in the eyes of the Indians of the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- The souls of beings and things -- Supernatural beings in the beliefs and religious practices of Indians in the Sierra Norte de Puebla -- The non-syncretic religion of the last Nahuas of Central Mexico -- Religious syncretism among today's Indians in the Sierra Norte de Puebla
Control code
ocn472236742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 627 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870819865
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99933690150
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47hb90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)472236742
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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